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The paint you've previously known as Liquitex Medium Viscosity Acrylic Artist Color is now called Liquitex Professional Soft Body Acrylics.
Liquitex Professional Soft Body Acrylics were the first fine artist's acrylics sold commercially in the United States. These concentrated acrylics contain rich, pure pigments that produce intense color without opacifiers or fillers. They have twice the covering power of ordinary craft acrylics!
Liquitex Soft Body Acrylics are naturally creamy and fluid. That makes them just right for tole and decorative arts, stenciling, murals, silk-screening, calligraphy, printmaking, graphic design, sculpture, photo retouching, hard edged painting, watercolor techniques, fabric painting without heat setting, airbrush illustration... you name it! They're great for all surfaces, including wood, fabric, ceramics, canvas, or any porous surface.
New for 2016 is a special release Muted Collection, which includes five colors — Muted Green, Muted Grey, Muted Pink, Muted Turquoise, and Muted Violet. Individually, each color has a muted, subtle character. Together, the colors create a tonal palette. The Muted Collection is intermixable with other Liquitex mediums for maximum versatility.
Classic 8 Jar Set
Contains 8 colors in 2 oz (59 ml) jars, including Dioxazine Purple, Ivory Black, Naphthol Crimson, Emerald Green, Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Titanium White, Phthalo Blue (Green Shade), and Cadmium Orange Hue.
Color Set of 6
This classic palette includes Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Mars Black, Naphthol Crimson, Phthalocyanine Green (Blue Shade), Titanium White, and Ultramarine Blue (Green Shade) in 0.74 oz (22 ml) tubes.
Iridescent Set of 6
This shimmering set of six includes Iridescent Antique Gold, Iridescent Rich Bronze, Iridescent Rich Gold, Iridescent Rich Silver, Iridescent White, and Mars Black in 0.74 oz (22 ml) tubes.
Shipping Note — Due to manufacturer distribution restrictions, Liquitex products cannot be shipped to addresses outside of North America.
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from Atlanta, GA
Comments about Liquitex Soft Body Artist Acrylics:
Not only covered well, but brought the painting to life with brilliant colors that stand out.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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I plan to buy again as needed.
By art ace
from Modesto, CA
I prefer paint in jars with wide openings--less waste.
Superb Paints for the Professional Miniaturist
By S Cole
I've been using Liquitex Soft Body acrylics for over 14 years, to paint my miniature wood carvings. I wanted the qualities of professional acrylics but traditional acrylics are too thick, and other fluid acrylics are craft quality. Liquitex Soft Body Acrylics have the proper color load and mixability of professional acrylics, but are fluid enough for me to paint features on faces that are only 1/4 inch high. All with non-toxicity and soap-and-water cleanup. I use the whole range of mediums, pallete spray, varnish, etc. and recommend them to all of my students, art friends and customers. I always buy from Blick. These paints are a fantastic deal from Blick, and a solid value but have much higher retail prices if you buy them in an art store. Paints last a long time but I especially recommend buying mediums and varnishes from Blick for freshness.
Good product! I would buy this again.
from New York, NY
I use this for painting designs on furnitures.
I will buy this product again.
I use this product to create images out of woodblock prints. The brightness of the colors I bought really enhanced the results I got.
By paint horses
from Tiger, GA
I like the smoothness of the Liqitex Acrylic paint and find it covers well. Regular tube paints don't offer the smoothness. I have NOT tried the soft body in the tube because I find the jars so perfect to work with. This is not a paint for knifes and texture. If I want that I use Liquitex Flexible Modeling Paste and add the paint to it and paint over it. Texture only comes out when the spirit moves me.
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By Wedgworth Art
from Portland OR
I love these paints. They provide a slight metallic finish that does not overpower a painting. You need to use an airbrush with a larger needle...it will clog very fine airbrushes. My only complaint....I wish they made many more colors.
LOVE Soft Body Acrylics!
By Fast Skier
from Truckee, CA
I use Liquitex Professional Soft Body Acrylics in my wildlife paintings. Great for airbrushing and fine details.
Liquitex Soft Body Paints Are Fantastic
from Holland, MI
Liquitex Soft Body Paints are really great for many techniques. They blend easily with the Liquitex mediums and allow for a consistent quality when used properly with other Liquitex products. They have helped change they way I approach artwork over the last few years, and have given me new ways to manipulate paint. I very much enjoy working with them.
Liquitex acrylic colors come in three distinct viscosities; Soft Body, Heavy Body, and Ink. Each contain high levels of pigment for intense color and great coverage. Whatever your creative endeavor or application, there is a Liquitex Acrylic paint that will meet your needs.
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